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Flesh-eating disease alert in Melbourne

A flesh eating disease has spread to a non-coastal part of Melbourne for the first time, with several cases reported. Chief health officer Professor Brett Sutton issued an alert on Tuesday after several cases of Buruli ulcer were identified in the Essendon, Moonee Ponds and Brunswick areas. Research suggests there is a common source of… Read More »

The U.S. needs a unified approach to tackle rising coronavirus cases, infectious disease expert says

People wait for health assessment check-in before entering Jackson Memorial Hospital, as Miami-Dade County eases some of the lockdown measures put in place during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Miami, Florida, U.S., June 18, 2020. Marco Bello | Reuters The United States needs a unified approach to tackle the rising cases of coronavirus infection… Read More »